Stronger final weekend, but total State Fair attendance down 36%
Overall attendance just eked past 1.3 million, the lowest attendance since 1977.
Will MN State Fair attendance pick up for the final weekend?
Attendance has been below 90,000 five times this year — figures not seen in the past decade.
At the midway point, how is MN State Fair attendance stacking up?
Here's a look at how this year's numbers compare to the four most recent fairs.
2021 MN State Fair passes half a million guests in 5 days
This comes after Monday's attendance total wasn't far off from the 2019 number.
State Fair posts busiest day of 2021, but attendance remains low
Overall attendance so far is 60-70% of the numbers seen from 2016-19.
MN State Fair sees sharp drop in attendance for opening day
The 2021 figure was less than half of opening day attendance in 2019.